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Bu Tafish Seafood

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Opp. Salama Hospital, Hamdan Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 677 7780
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Cairo, Egypt
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263 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Was there on February 24th. The venue is perfect ,looking a nice small lake with marina at the end. We ordered 2 abu tafish rice ,1/2 kg prawns ,and 1/2 sebeam/denis singari.We paid a total of 233 derham,little bit overpriced . Prawns was perfect, rice was very good ,fish wasn't good . Service was average (rice served about 10 minutes... More 

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Thank Mohamed N
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Atmosphere wise, I prefer the new branch that opened in the Bateen area. Bu Tafish has casual settings for 5 star seafood. Always fresh and delicious. They also deliver which is great when hosting a large group of pescatarian. Highly recommended!

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Thank Solo_Rafael
Laguna Niguel, California
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77 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

First visited this establishment in 1996 when it was on a listing barge with fish cages tied along side. Locals called it Abu Two Fish. Fantastic grilled hamour, a local grouper. Combine with some grilled prawns and a salad and it's a wonderful meal. Rediscovered the Restaraunt on this visit and enjoyed lunch there twice. Great value.

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Thank jbrown714
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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43 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Sea food means Bu Tafish. the green salad as starter, then varieties of sea food dishes prepared in fantastic way

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Thank ferasroumani
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favourites. They never dissapoint you with their amazing hospitality and kindness. As for the food it's just impreessivvvveeee especially for the seafood and I would recommend you to trust waiters with options they always recommend greatly

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Thank Nancy R
Dubai
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257 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I liked this place, tasty sea food and great staff..... You should all try it..... I liked lobster and hamor fish.... The soup is unique........

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Thank OPTIMIST1116
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This is by far the best seafood restaurant in the city !! I've been going to this restaurant for lunch/dinner with family for over 25 years now !! it used to be on a docked ship at first and then its location was moved. It's a family owned business and everything from their appetizers to their mains feels like home... More 

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Thank Dina S
Torremolinos, Spain
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266 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 714 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Our hotel recommended--very easy to find--warmly greeted--excellent service--we had a large fish platter. We were hungry and left happy

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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357 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015

A group of 3 of us dined at Bu Tafish restaurant at Marasy, Marina Al Bateen in Abu Dhabi on Sunday 9 August. Nice clean restaurant, staff polite and helpful. Shame about the food which was absolutely disgusting. We ordered a salad and had to ask where it was because we didn't see it. When we asked the waiter, he... More 

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Lahti, Finland
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270 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2015

We had a nice welcome, but somehow in this empty restaurant the staff was not so interested in the customers welfare. Service is slowish and food comes very dense. I certainly don't like if the main course is is served when you are still into the starter. Dishes were nicely decorated but food was a bit overcooked and tasteless. No... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Lebanese, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opp. Salama Hospital, Hamdan Street, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 677 7780

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?